Richard Helliar

10 October 1865–16 March 1961 (Age 95)
Shelby, Macomb, Michigan, United States

The Life of Richard

When Richard Helliar was born on 10 October 1865, in Shelby, Macomb, Michigan, United States, his father, Moroni Helliar, was 31 and his mother, Anna Munning, was 29. He had at least 1 son with Eliza Screech. He died on 16 March 1961, in his hometown, at the age of 95.

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Family Time Line

Richard Helliar
1865–1961
Eliza Screech
1868–1953
Lawrence Helliar
1885–1961

Spouse and Children

children

(1)

    Lawrence Helliar

    Male1885–1961Male

Parents and Siblings

    Moroni Helliar

    Male1834–1904Male

    Anna Munning

    Female1836–1905Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 14

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 25

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Hillier 1.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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